WHO WILL BE $25K RICHER?

Australian distance runners will once again be offered a $25,000 carrot if they break the country’s long held half marathon record at the 7 Sunshine Coast Half Marathon on August 19. The flat and fast beachfront course coupled with cool to moderate winter temperatures makes it an ideal combination for Aussie athletes to have a crack at the men’s or women’s…

Team Work Makes the Dream Work

It’s true, by getting together with your friends, club mates, colleagues and family you’re more likely to stick to your goals and motivate each other. The 7 Sunshine Coast Marathon 2018 is the perfect opportunity to achieve a fun personal challenge together, plus we’ve made it easier (and more affordable) than ever to run as a team….

Australian Half Marathon Champs 2018

Australia’s best runners will take to the Sunshine Coast streets on August 19 for the 2018 Australian Half Marathon Championships. It’s the second year we’ve hosted the national titles, which gives runners from across the country the chance to not only get on the podium but the opportunity to pull on the green and gold for…

Beat the Price Rise!

We are well and truly into 2018, Autumn is here and Easter is fast approaching. If way back when you set yourself a running goal and are now in need of a little extra motivation the 7 Sunshine Coast Marathon Super Early Bird period might be the motivation you’re looking for. Get your entry in before midnight Thursday…

Atlas Multisports acquires the Brisbane Marathon

ATLAS MULTISPORTS ANNOUNCES ACQUISITION OF THE BRISBANE MARATHON FESTIVAL One of Australia’s oldest running events, the Brisbane Marathon Festival, has been acquired by major events manager Atlas Multisports. Celebrating 27 years in 2018, the Brisbane Marathon is an iconic event on the endurance calendar, attracting up to 5000 participants from more than 35 countries. Atlas…

7SCM 2018 ENTRIES ARE OPEN 

Super Early Bird entries for the 7 Sunshine Coast Marathon are open. Join us for one of Australia’s favourite running events, challenge yourself to the 2km, 5km, 10km, 21.1km or 42.2km and enjoy the fast and scenic course. Don’t forget there’s plenty of action at Alex Surf Club where you can soak up the beachfront finish line with…

Faster and more scenic 7SCM course the winner for 2017

The 2017 edition of the 7 Sunshine Coast Marathon has won over this year’s runners who had nothing but praise for the new refined course that resulted in the removal of four u-turns plus the nasty hairpin corner at the finish. It makes sense that fewer corners makes for a more enjoyable run and participants were overwhelmingly supportive of…

Super Early Bird Entries for 2018 opening soon

Can’t wait for the next 7 Sunshine Coast Marathon? Neither can we, which is why we’re opening the Super Early Bird Entries on December 1. Opening entries this early in the year has several benefits: Some runners like to leave things to the last minute and enter races in person 24 hours before the gun…

7SCM Training Guides are here

The purpose of a training guide is to keep you on track to achieve your goals. The best way to stay on track is to remain consistent; in your training, in your stretching, recovery and your diet. Time and eventually distance will get you across the line, while consistency will get you to your goals….

7SCM to host Australian Half Marathon Champs

BREAKING: The 7 Sunshine Coast Marathon 2017 is proud to announce it will host the Australian Half Marathon Championships on Sunday 20 August. It’s the first time we have been awarded a national title race and we couldn’t be more excited, or proud, to be given the opportunity to showcase both the event and location….